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character sketch

noun, Literature.
a short essay describing a person; literary profile.
Compare character (def 17).
Origin of character sketch
1880-85 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for character sketch
  • Perhaps more contributive than either the older story of romantic adventure or the character sketch, was the drama.
  • Composite character sketch of a category of potential agent.
  • Write a character sketch of an employee providing quality customer service.
  • Your essay may be in the form of a character sketch or portrait.
British Dictionary definitions for character sketch

character sketch

a brief description or portrayal of a person's character, qualities, etc
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Contemporary definitions for character sketch

a dramatic portrayal of a unique individual's 21st Century Lexicon
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